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Anal leaders prohibit burial

IMPHAL | Jul 16 The Anal community led by its noted leaders from across Anal homeland held a public meeting today at Chandel Christian village in relation to issues surrounding the desecration of former chief of Challong village, D. Thamnok Lamkang’s b.....

Guardians’ association condemns Bishop House

IMPHAL| Jul 16 Catholic School Local Guardian Association (CSLCGA) has expressed its concerns over the school being run with the absence of a Principal stating that it has caused severe inconveniences to students of the school especially those in Stand.....

Drug smugglers arrested

IMPHAL| Jul 16 A team of Thoubal Police Commandos arrested three drug smugglers near the Oil Pump located at Kakching Lamkhai during a frisking and checking operation conducted in July 15, claimed a release from Police (PRO). The arrested individual.....

AR organises essay writing competition

IMPHAL | Jul 16 Somsai Battalion of 10 Sector Assam Rifles organised an English essay writing competition at Brighter English School in Poi, a remote village near Indo-Myanmar border today, said a release by PRO IGAR (South). A total of 50 students .....

ZUF relieves cadre

IMPHAL | Jul 16 The Zeliangrong United Front (ZUF) has relieved its deputy secretary, Ajokpou Kamei alias Thomas Kamei, son of Gaikam Kamei, of Namkaolong-II (Taolingpung) village, Khoupum sub-division, Noney district from active service on health grou.....

Helpline number changed

IMPHAL | Jul 15 The Women Helpline Manipur, under social welfare department has notified that the 24*7 toll free helpline number 181 has been stopped for time being due to technical issue with landline phone. The manager of the helpline, G. Ravi S.....

UG cadres arrested

IMPHAL| Jul 15 A team of Bishnupur district CDO-unit along with a column of 5-JAK Rifles arrested a member of UNLF during a frisking and checking operations conducted at Nambol Phoijing on July 12, claimed a release from Police (PRO). The arrested i.....

MU entrance tests scheduled

IMPHAL| Jul 15 Department of Anthropology, Manipur University, has notified that the entrance test for admission to M.Sc./M.A of Anthropology, First Semester, 2019-20, will be held on 11 am of July 23 at the premises of Anthropology department, Manipur.....

TU dismisses articles linking Koirao tribe with Kukis as baseless claim

IMPHAL| Jul 14 Thangal Union (TU) also known as Thangal Khanglong, has dismissed the articles and publications in some scholarly publications linking the ‘Koirao Tribe’ or the Thangal tribe with the Kuki tribes of the State as a fabricated stories and.....

NSCN-IM condemns Indian Army, alleges of defiling political sanctity

IMPHAL | Jul 13 In response to the Indian Army’s claim of recovering large cache of arms and ammunition from NSCN- IM, the organisation has expressed it felt comforted less innocent villagers were victimised and “it was a relief that the so called oper.....

Chief’s association calls for indefinite chakka bandh

IMPHAL | Jul 13 Lamkang Chief’s Association (LCA) has called for an indefinite chakka bandh from the intervening midnight of July 14 to July 25 in Chandel district including the Imphal-Moreh Road. A release stated the ban was called in protest again.....

Mass com dept to hold admission test

IMPHAL | Jul 13 Department of Mass Communication, Manipur University has notified that Admission Test for 1st semester, MA in Mass Communication will be conducted on 1:00 pm of July 17 at the department. A notification signed by HoD in charge of the.....

Wings of Change: AR organises selection for aviation sector at Ukhrul

IMPHAL | Jul 13 Somsai Battalion of 10 Sector Assam Rifles organised a selection examination cum interview at Ukhrul today for young students to join the aviation sector through Jettwings Institute, said a release by PRO IGAR (South). This initiativ.....

Entrance test for M.Sc. Biochemistry scheduled

IMPHAL| Jul 13 Department of Biochemistry, Manipur University, has notified that the entrance test for admission to Master of Biochemistry, First Semester, 2019-20, will be held on July 23, 2019. A notice by head of department of Biochemistry, MU, L.....

NSCN – IM decries implementation of RIIN

IMPHAL | Jul 12 Decrying the present move of the Nagaland state government to implement Register of Indigenous Inhabitants of Nagaland (RIIN) in preparation of a master list of all indigenous people of Nagaland, NSCN – IM has stated that the step is co.....

Kendra Day cancelled

IMPHAL | Jul 12 The Kendra Day scheduled to be held on July 13 which falls on second Saturday of the month, has been cancelled due to heavy official engagement of the chef minister, Manipur. The next Kendra Day will be notified later on, said a stateme.....

RPF clarifies

IMPHAL | Jul 12 The proscribed Revolutionary People’s Front (RPF) has stated that Mayanglembam Promila, 52, wife of (L). M. Naobi from Kachi Khul Mamang Leikai , Pastoi apprehended by a team of Imphal East District Police Commando and 5th JK Rifle on J.....

AR organises tree plantation drive

IMPHAL | Jul 12 Tulihal Battalion of 9 Sector Assam Rifles organised a tree plantation drive at Pole Star Public School, Patsoi, Imphal West today said a release by PRO IGAR (South). In continuation with the efforts to educate the youth regarding th.....

Prime suspect in sexual assault, murder attempt arrested

IMPHAL| Jul 12 A combined team of Senapati district police and Noney district police personnel arrested a prime suspect of a sexual assault cum attempted murder during a search operation conducted at Nungtek Part-II village of Noney district on July 11.....

UG cadre apprehended

IMPHAL | Jul 11 A combined team of Imphal East commando and 5 JAK Rifles apprehended an active worker of the proscribed group PLA/RPF from Kachi Khul, Lamshang assembly constituency yesterday. The arrestee has been identified as one Mayanglambam Pre.....

AR conducts medical camp

IMPHAL| Jul 11 Keithelmanbi Battalion of 9 Sector AR organised a free medical camp at Lilong Chajing, Imphal West district on July 11, said a release from IGAR (South). The medical camp commenced with an informative lecture on ‘Health, Hygiene and S.....

Nominations invited for 23rd Mahaveer awards

IMPHAL | Jul 11 Nominations are invited for 23rd Mahaveer Awards from eminent citizens, administrators and general public. The awards which have been instituted by the Bhagwan Mahaveer Foundation are given in five fields namely, Non-Violence and Vegeta.....

Police takes up stringent steps, actions to capture escapee

IM cadre escaped from lock up of Imphal police station

IMPHAL| Jul 10 Imphal West District police have taken up stringent actions and steps in order to nab an accused namely, Thailik Panmei, 23, son of Paolumlung Panmei of Taoshang Village, Khoupum sub-division, Noney district, who escaped from the lock-up.....

Ex MLA demands white paper on distribution of PDS rice

IMPHAL | Jul 10 “A white paper which details the exact amount of DPS rice which have been already distributed to the people of Naoriya Pakhanglakpa assembly constituency and how much are remaining, should be given by the MLA of the assembly constituenc.....

SSUM calls for public protests

IMPHAL| Jul 10 Socialist Students’ Union of Manipur (SSUM) has asked the people of the State to rise up and stand against the issue of corruption regarding the distribution of PDS rice. While stating the economically backward sections of the societ.....

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Reward for good performance, punishment for illegal acts is the principle: CM

Chief Minister N. Biren Singh hands over award to additional superintendent of police NAB, Thounaojam Brinda

IMPHAL | Jul 16 “Rewards for performing good jobs and punishments for illegal activities is the principle of the present State government,” said chief minister of Manipur, N. Biren Singh today at an Awards Distribution ceremony held in connection with .....

17-Jul-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Govt appoints new administrator for IMC

MAHUD Minister Thounaojam Shyamkumar speaks to media person during press conference

IMPHAL | Jul 16 State government today appointed joint secretary of Manipur Administrative Housing and Urban Development (MAHUD), Ksh. Lemba as administrator of Imphal Municipal Corporation (IMC), a day after suspension of IMC for six months. Addres.....

17-Jul-2019 / A Staff Reporter

‘Failed’ candidate revealed as 3rd position holder

THOUBAL| Jul 16 A candidate who reportedly failed to clear the recently conducted BSc Geology Honours Final Semester exam conducted by Manipur University (MU) has been revealed to be the 3rd position holder of the whole State. The concerned candidate .....

Anal leaders prohibit burial

IMPHAL | Jul 16 The Anal community led by its noted leaders from across Anal homeland held a public meeting today at Chandel Christian village in relation to issues surrounding the desecration of former chief of Challong village, D. Thamnok Lamkang’s b.....

Dijamani’s bail plea rejected by court

IMPHAL | Jul 16 Chief Judicial Magistrate, Imphal West has rejected the bail application filed by murder suspect Naorem Dijamani after bail hearing, today. Naorem Dijamani, presently lodged at Sajiwa jail Manipur as a prime suspect in murder of his .....

17-Jul-2019 / A Staff Reporter

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